Big second half pushes C-NS to 3-0 mark
With a big second-half push on the offensive end, the Cicero-North Syracuse boys lacrosse team picked up a big early-season victory Tuesday night, turning back Fayetteville-Manlius 9-6 at Bragman Stadium.
Skaneateles dominates, 18-8, in sectional finals rematch
Just by the numbers, the Skaneateles girls lacrosse team began its 2014 season Tuesday night by hammering Marcellus 18-8 in the first meeting between the rivals since last May's Section III Class C final at the Carrier Dome.
B'ville looking to defend sectional Class A title won in 2013
Not since the 2001 season has the Baldwinsville girls lacrosse team entered a new spring as a defending champion, which was challenging enough. But the combination of a brutal early schedule and injuries at key positions has added more adversity that head coach Doug Rowe and his players must overcome if it wants to go to the top again.
Ready or not, here comes baseball. Syracuse Chiefs groundskeeper John Stewart and his crew worked overtime last week scraping ice out of the dugouts at NBT Bank Stadium, where the local International League entry hopes to open its season at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 3. The top farm club of the Washington Nationals, the Chiefs will face New York Yankees Triple-A affiliate, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railriders, who remain in town for games at 5 p.m. Friday, and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; 474-7833; syracusechiefs.com.
Senior-heavy Wildcats determined to regain Class A crown
May 24, 2013 remains a vivid memory for the West Genesee girls lacrosse team, and because of what took place that day, anything short of a championship this season will prove a major disappointment.
Bentley (Mass.) completes perfect season with national championship
Much of the attention among former Cicero-North Syracuse girls basketball standouts has gone to Breanna Stewart as she tries to lead Connecticut to back-to-back NCAA Division I titles, along with an undefeated season. But there’s another former Northstar who has just put a national championship – done with a team that went undefeated - on her career ledger.
Northstars consistent in romps over Binghamton, U-E
Starting on Tuesday night, when Fayetteville-Manlius pays a visit to Bragman Stadium, the Cicero-North Syracuse boys lacrosse team will get a good idea of where it stands.
Just two seniors gone from 2013; Keeler returns to pitch
While the weather conditions outside don’t want to cooperate, the Jamesville-DeWitt softball team is toiling away, preparing for the 2014 season. The Red Rams are seeking a third consecutive sectional title and hope to advance to the state title game, as it did two seasons ago.
ESM handles Fulton; J-D drops opener to Marcellus
Marisa Romeo is at Harvard, Taylor Poplawski is making big contributions at Syracuse and others, like Alyssa Pitonzo, Olivia Pitonzo, Rachel Perla and Maddie Calkins, have left the scene after leading Christian Brothers Academy’s girls lacrosse team to state championships two of the last three years.
Bees driven by playoff defeat to West Genesee a season ago
For 10 long months, the Baldwinsville boys lacrosse team has waited, with a lot of eagerness, to get back on the field. Just how eager was evident when the Bees ventured to Hyatt Stadium Saturday and took apart long-time Class C power Skaneateles, breezing to a 14-6 victory in the opening round of the Finger Lakes Shoot-Out.
Skaneateles has many new faces in 2014 lineup
Year after year, the Skaneateles boys lacrosse program has turned out strong talent that has found success at the college level – with Kevin Rice a prime example as he netted four goals, including the game-winner, in Syracuse’s 11-10 win over Notre Dame last Saturday at the Carrier Dome.
Cizenski leads Marcellus, who rallies past Auburn 11-10
With all of the questions off the field addressed and an exciting young coach at the helm, the Marcellus boys lacrosse team could turn its attention back to the game itself.
Warriors back on field shortly after Reed Derenbacker tragedy
If any group of people could fully grasp the concept of moving ahead through tragedy, it was the Westhill girls lacrosse team.
Caz routs Central Square; Chittenango stops New Hartford
In the small window of opportune weather that the early part of the last weekend of March afforded, Cazenovia and Chittenango’s girls lacrosse teams both got underway – and both would win.
Penfield rallies late in state semifinals rematch
With its trademark brand of stifling, man-to-man defense, the West Genesee boys lacrosse team kept host Penfield off the scoreboard for most of Saturday afternoon's season opener - and still lost.
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